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Rdio intros new social features and redesigned player

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Social media streamer Rdio rolled out a major redesign a little over a year ago and has done a bit of tweaking since then. Now, following a recent update to its mobile apps, the service is making even more changes. At the top of the list are methods for...
Rdio intros new social features and redesigned player

Can Google’s Nexus Q media streamer play games? Sort of

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Google’s freshly-announced Nexus Q media streamer may be designed for music and movies, but developers have already used the device for something else entirely: games. Philippe Hausler, a developer at software company Apportable managed to get the Android game Swords and Soldiers running on the Nexus Q. But there’s one problem: The game isn’t actually...
Can Google’s Nexus Q media streamer play games? Sort of
Made in the USA: Google's Nexus Q is symbolic and significant

Google's Nexus Q revival said to be a no-show at I/O

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Google reportedly won't show off a revamped version of its defunct Nexus Q media streamer at its annual developers conference. [Read more]...
Google's Nexus Q revival said to be a no-show at I/O
Google's potential Nexus Q successor revealed in FCC filing

Netgear’s NeoTV Pro HD Media Streamer Can Throw Your Laptop Content To Your TV… Wirelessly

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Streaming media players are no joke. In fact, cable has become the joke. Just take a look at this “Shit Silicon Valley Says” video — the first joke is, “are you cancelling cable?” But at the moment, it’s still difficult to do so. You can’t get everything that you could...
Netgear’s NeoTV Pro HD Media Streamer Can Throw Your Laptop Content To Your TV… Wirelessly
New Roku HD media streamer reportedly reaches stores, priced at $60

Roku 3 review: our favorite media streamer, and the simplest to use, too

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Roku's media streamers have carved out a notable niche for themselves, with what started out as a Netflix box, but quickly grew to include hundreds of other entertainment options. Whatever they've lacked in style, they've always made up for with an easy-to-navigate menu and remote, not to mention low...
Roku 3 review: our favorite media streamer, and the simplest to use, too

Western Digital My Net AC Bridge review: Another great 802.11ac bridge

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If you're building an 802.11ac network, you have two options on the client side: Purchase a second 802.11ac router from the same manufacturer and configure it to operate as a bridge, or purchase a dedicated 802.11ac wireless bridge. Unless you need to connect only one client, we strongly recommend...
Western Digital My Net AC Bridge review: Another great 802.11ac bridge

The next home-networking revolution will be wired

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Wireless networks are fabulous, until they aren't. Theoretically, you can deploy an 802.11ac router and send data, audio, and high-def video zipping throughout your home without any wires. That is, unless your home has very thick walls or multiple floors, or your client device is too far from your...
The next home-networking revolution will be wired

Cracking the Nexus Q, Google's 25-watt amplified obsession

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"We're missing a nut," says a bemused Matt Hershenson, former Danger founder and now Google's director of hardware for Android, pointing at a vacant spot on an exploded photo of the Nexus Q. Its parts are strewn out across a white background, perfectly arranged in a linear pattern that...
Cracking the Nexus Q, Google's 25-watt amplified obsession

Roku releases its fastest media streamer to date -- Roku 3

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Today, Roku is launching its fastest media streamer to date. Benchmarked by the company at over five times faster than previous players, the new Roku 3 streamer boasts wide connectivity, a new user interface, a remote with a headphone jack for private listening, and an updated Roku Channel store.......
Roku releases its fastest media streamer to date -- Roku 3

Wanted: a box to do catch-up TV | Ask Jack

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Pat Sweeney would like something that handles all the UK's catch-up TV services, not just the BBC's iPlayer, along with movie services such as LoveFilmI am interested in getting a media streamer that would allow access to all the catch-up TV services - BBC iPlayer, 4oD etc - plus some...
Wanted: a box to do catch-up TV | Ask Jack

Ask Engadget: Best sub-$310 power-efficient HTPC for a caravan?

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We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is coming to us from Is from Martin, who is looking for a hyper-efficient media streamer for his retro caravan. If you're...
Ask Engadget: Best sub-$310 power-efficient HTPC for a caravan?

Samsung HomeSync is a Jelly Bean-powered Apple TV rival

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The freshly-unveiled media streamer puts Android movies, TV and games on your television, and also lets you stream home movies from a Galaxy smart phone. [Read more]...
Samsung HomeSync is a Jelly Bean-powered Apple TV rival

Google I/O 2012 Keynote Overview: Nexus 7 Tablet, Android 4.1, Nexus Q Media Streamer, and Project Glass

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At its 2012 Google I/O keynote, the company showed off its Nexus 7 tablet, the Jelly Bean mobile OS (Android 4.1) with Siri-like functions, the Nexus Q media streamer, as well as improvements to Google+....
Google I/O 2012 Keynote Overview: Nexus 7 Tablet, Android 4.1, Nexus Q Media Streamer, and Project Glass

Google-built media streamer hits the FCC, reveals only a Hitchhiker's Guide reference

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With much of its information obscured it's hard to say what Google has planned for this new device revealed by its FCC filing, but the model number at least indicates someone has a sense of humor. Called an "H840 device" and rocking the model number H2G2-42 (Hitchhiker's Guide to...
Google-built media streamer hits the FCC, reveals only a Hitchhiker's Guide reference
Google wants to take on Apple with an open AirPlay alternative

Slingbox 350 and 500 review: Sling Media finally upgrades its line of media streamers

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It's hard to believe that the Slingbox has been around for seven years, but that only makes it harder to accept these are the first retail models that have been released since 2008. That finally changes today, though: Sling Media just introduced two new place-shifters: the Slingbox 500 and...
Slingbox 350 and 500 review: Sling Media finally upgrades its line of media streamers

VEVO Inks Deal To Bring Music Videos To Upcoming OUYA Android Game Console

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The folks behind the stylish, Android-based OUYA game console have been on a hot streak lately. Not only has the project raked in over $6 million in Kickstarter pledges, but cloud gaming service OnLive and legendary game developer Square-Enix have thrown their collective weight behind the $99 gadget. Now there’s...
VEVO Inks Deal To Bring Music Videos To Upcoming OUYA Android Game Console

Slingbox Solo, $130

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Buy.com is selling the Slingbox Solo media streamer for only $130, with free shipping...
Slingbox Solo, $130
Snakebyte says its Unu Android console is more appealing than Nvidia's 'niche' Project Shield
iFixit tears down Google’s US-made Nexus Q media streamer
New Google Music app breaks compatibility with ill-fated Nexus Q media streamer

Apple TV Finds a Home in the Meeting Room

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Some companies are finding the media streamer handy for multimedia conference calls....
Apple TV Finds a Home in the Meeting Room
Samsung HomeSync is a media streamer with a huge hard drive (video hands-on)
Google I/O will return early in 2013, set for May 15-17th

Belkin announces @TV, Slingbox-esque media streamer and companion app

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Belkin has unveiled @TVPlus, a media streamer that jacks into your home theater and pumps episodes of Community (or, other things, we guess) to your smartphone, tablet or laptop through the internet. Packing a built-in WiFi radio, you'll connect to it on your travels with the @TV app, which...
Belkin announces @TV, Slingbox-esque media streamer and companion app

Roku picks up financing from BSkyB, News Corp and more, keeps eye on the premium streaming crown

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The little media streamer company that could, Roku, has gained some powerful friends in its latest round of financing, with $45 million in funds coming from the likes of BSkyB, News Corp and another partner who would prefer to remain nameless at this time, as well as previous investors...
Roku picks up financing from BSkyB, News Corp and more, keeps eye on the premium streaming crown

Google planning media streamer, possible Nexus Q refresh in FCC filing

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A filing at the FCC suggests that Google is not letting go from its television plans, with the appearance of a new device. The item, described in the filing as a "media player," has been submitted for various tests, though there is little in the way of details for the...
Google planning media streamer, possible Nexus Q refresh in FCC filing
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